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Portrait of a hussar: PD.146-1991

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Portrait of a hussar


Draughtsman: French School




Portrait of a seated man in military uniform with a large furry collar, pictured from the waist up, face in profile looking left.

Measurements and weight

Height: 234 mm
Width: 185 mm


Might be S. Sommerville/ English ?

School or Style

French School

Materials used in production

Paper stained yellow

Techniques used in production

Drawing : Black chalk

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.146-1991
Primary reference Number: 126480
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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